Deadline:

5 May 2019.

Location:

Hamburg, Germany.

(Partially Funded)

Description

Fellowships To Attend the 11th Global Investigative Journalism Conference – GIJN

The conference is offering, with the support of our sponsors, more than 200 fellowships to both established and young promising journalists in developing and transitioning countries, and for journalists from specific communities such as indigenous peoples, to participate in this prestigious event.

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GIJC19 will feature over 150 exciting panels, workshops, and networking sessions, ranging from cross-border collaboration and corruption to advanced data analysis. We will have special tracks on documentaries, sustainability strategies, safety and security, and more. Here’s a chance to learn from the best in the field and enhance your skills with the latest tips and tools.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Journalism

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

4 days

September 26 to 29.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Open to full-time print, online, television, video, radio, documentary and multimedia journalists.
  • must be a journalist in developing or transitioning countries.
  • Experience in investigative or data journalism a plus.

Note:

  1. Special categories for journalists from indigenous communities, citizen investigators, and journalists exiled from their homelands.
  2. Western journalists based overseas are not eligible.
  3. fellows are required to either produce a story directly related to #GIJC19 or give a presentation of the knowledge you have gained at #GIJC19 in your home country to other colleagues or the journalism community at-large.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

GIJC19 Fellowship Includes

  •  Round-trip airfare to Hamburg, Germany.
  •  Hotel room for four nights.
  •  Transport between Hamburg airport and the conference hotel.
  •  Breakfast and lunch on conference days.
  •  Award ceremony banquet dinner.
  •  Conference fee.

How to Apply

First Step: Fill up the application form.

Second Step: Submit the form.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Amina Osman/ Lebanon

Reviewed by” Hagar Mohamed KhalilEgypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team